Wells College observes several breaks throughout the academic year, and students should be aware of when the halls close. This page will be updated to reflect each upcoming break.
Classes end for fall break at 4:20 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 and will resume at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. During fall break, the residence halls will remain open, but the dining hall will be closed.
Classes end for Thanksgiving break at 9:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 and will resume at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. During Thanksgiving break, the residence halls will remain open, but the dining hall will be closed.
The last day of classes for the fall 2019 semester is Friday, Dec. 6. After a study period from Dec. 7 through Dec. 9, final exams run Tuesday, Dec. 10 through Friday, Dec. 13. Residence halls will close for winter break at noon on Saturday, Dec. 14. The residence halls will open at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 for the spring semester.
Classes end for spring break at 4:20 p.m. on Friday, March 6, 2020 and will resume at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, March 16, 2020. During spring break, the residence halls will remain open.
The last day of classes for the spring 2020 semester is Thursday, April 30. After a study period from May 1 through May 3, final exams run from Monday, May 4 through Friday, May 8, 2020; residence halls will close for all non-graduating students at noon on Saturday, May 9, 2020. Residence halls will close for all graduating students on Saturday, May 16, 2020. For the end-of-year closing, students must completely move out of their rooms, removing all personal items.